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  • 4 of 11 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Fort Nelson Public Library.

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Fort Nelson Public Library FIC WEI (Text) 35246000975415 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Castlegar Public Library FIC WEI (Text) 35146002133650 Fiction Volume hold On order -
Creston Public Library FIC WEI (Text) 35140100048464 New Books Display Volume hold Checked out 2019-05-29
Nelson Public Library F WEI (Text) 3514830030570 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2019-06-07
Sparwood Public Library FIC WEI (Text) 35172000246963 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
Terrace Public Library WEI (Text) 35151001084862 Adult Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2019-05-27
Tumbler Ridge Public Library AF WEISG (Text) TRL26007 Adult Fiction Volume hold Available -
100 Mile House Branch WEI (Text) 33923006091965 General Fiction Volume hold Checked out 2019-06-07
Quesnel Branch WEI (Text) 33923006091734 Historical Volume hold Available -
Sechelt Public Library F WEIS (Text) 33260100029561 New Books Volume hold In process -
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  • ISBN: 9781509889914 (paperback)
  • Physical Description: 290 pages ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: London : Mantle, 2019.

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In the inhospitable lands of the Utah Territory, during the winter of 1888, thirty-seven-year-old Deborah Tyler waits for her husband, Samuel, to return home from his travels as a wheelwright. It is now the depths of winter, Samuel is weeks overdue, and Deborah is getting worried. Deborah lives in Junction, a tiny town of seven Mormon families scattered along the floor of a canyon, and she earns her living by tending orchards and making work gloves. Isolated by the red-rock cliffs that surround the town, she and her neighbors live apart from the outside world, even regarded with suspicion by the Mormon faithful who question the depth of their belief. When a desperate stranger who is pursued by a Federal Marshal shows up on her doorstep seeking refuge, it sets in motion a chain of events that will turn her life upside down. The man, a devout Mormon, is on the run from the US government, which has ruled the practice of polygamy to be a felony. Although Deborah is not devout and doesn't subscribe to polygamy, she is distrustful of non-Mormons with their long tradition of persecuting believers of her wider faith.
Subject: Mormons > Fiction.
Mormon families > Fiction.
Polygamy > Fiction.
Fugitives from justice > Fiction.
Gloves > Fiction.
Utah > History > 19th century > Fiction.
Genre: Historical fiction.

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